This year’s Achievement Night will be held on Tuesday July 30 at 6 p.m. at the Panna Maria Diner. Please RSVP to 830-780-3906 or firstname.lastname@example.org
COMMERCIAL STEER VALIDATION
Commercial Steer Validation for the 2014 Karnes County Youth Show is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 10 from 8 – 9 a.m. at the Karnes County Livestock Exchange in Kenedy.
SOUTH REGION 4-H RANGE DAY
4-H Range Day on Aug. 9 in Ben Bolt at La Copita Research and Demonstration Ranch. Learn about the 4-H Plant ID and Range Judging Contest. Registration deadline July 18 to Extension Office. Subscribe to our monthly Family and Consumer Sciences email newsletter by visiting our webpage and following the prompts. http://karnes.agrilife.org
2013 SPORTS NUTRITION CONFERENCE
July 18, Holiday Inn Emerald Beach, Corpus Christi. The Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service is hosting this conference which is designed to help participants learn the importance of appropriate nutrition and hydration for maximum athletic performance, general health, and wellbeing. Special guests are:Roberta J. Arding, MS, RD, LD, CSSD, CDE. (Sports dietician for Houston Texans NFL Team, The Houston Astros, and The Rice Owls). Amy Goodson, MS, RD, CSSD, LD. (Sports dietician for TCU, Dallas Cowboys NFL Team, and The Texas Rangers MLB Team). For more information contact Dr. Elaine Fries at 361-265-9203 or at http://agrilifeorg/coastalbend/2013-sports-nutrition-conference/ Open to anyone who is interested.
KEEP UP WITH US!
We now have an interactive calendar on the county website! If you are interested in keeping up with extension programming and the Karnes County 4-H Program, please refer to the following resources: Website: http://Karnes.agrilife.org; Facebook: Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service-Karnes County; Twitter: @KarnesCounty4-H; Blog: http://Karnesco4-h.blogspot.com.
KARNES COUNTY 4-H CLUB MEETINGS
Falls City: 1st Sunday of each month, 6 p.m., Falls City Ag Shop; Panna Maria: 1st Sunday of each month, 6:30 p.m., Panna Maria School Bldg.; Runge: 2nd Sunday of each month, 3 p.m., Connie Smart -CPA office; Lonesome Dove: 2nd Monday of each month, 6:30 p.m., It’s A Small World Nursery School, Karnes City; Kenedy: 3rd Tuesday of each month, 7:15 p.m., Kenedy Fire Station.
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION INFORMATION
Extension programs are open to all citizens without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, age or national origin. The Texas A&M University System, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the County Commissioners Courts of Texas Cooperating